Violin · Baroque Violin
"...the instrumental playing is so wonderful, especially first violinist Julia Kuhn..."
David Nice, The Arts Desk, Feb 2022
German violinist Julia Kuhn has appeared as leader and soloist with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment (OAE), The English Concert, the Irish Baroque Orchestra, Orquestra Barroca Casa da Música Porto, and the Hanover Band, among others. She is principal second violin with the Academy of Ancient Music and guest principal second violin with Camerata Salzburg. Julia is artistic director for the St Blasius Early Music Summer Concert Series in Kaufbeuren, Germany, and curator for the OAE's Night Shift 23/24 concert series. She is a dedicated teacher and has taught masterclasses and workshops on both modern and baroque violin in the USA, UK and Germany. She is an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music (ARAM), London, and holds an MA with distinction in Baroque Violin from the Royal Academy of Music, London, as well as a BA with distinction in Violin Performance from the Mozarteum University, Salzburg.
Guest leader for the Royal Academy of Music Baroque Orchestra, London, Oct. 2022
Upcoming performances June-September 2023 (selection)
June 7th&8th, QEH London
OAE (concertmaster), John Wilson: Gilbert&Sullivan, Princess Ida
June 16th, Wigmore Hall London
June 26th, Drapers' Hall London
The Hanover Band (concertmaster and soloist):
Schubert Rondo for violin and strings D 438, Symphony No. 6
June 30th, The Barbican London
Academy of Ancient Music
Glyndebourne Opera Festival season 2023
OAE: Mozart's Don Giovanni and Handel's Semele
July 30th, St Blasius Kaufbeuren, Germany
Recital, Bach programme with David Wright, harpsichord
August 5th, Royal Albert Hall
Dunedin Consort, John Butt
August 23rd&24th, South Stoke, UK, Arundel Festival
Chambermusic recital with members of The Hanover Band:
Beethoven Septet, Serenade in D, Mozart Oboe Quartet
Violin masterclass, Kempten and Kaufbeuren
September 19th, Wigmore Hall London
The Mozartists (concertmaster)
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